How does Explorer work?
Whether you are biking, kayaking, running or hiking through the park, you can flag down and board the train at any of our stations throughout the day and ride back for a one-way fee or by using your Explorer pass when you board.
What are the CVSR stations?
CVSR has eight stations, including three...
20 July 2022
The carved linoleum bar murals in the Saint Lucie Sound and Silver Solarium were created by French artist Pierre Bourdelle and were restored by CVSR volunteers – combined hours of restoration work for both murals totaled 1,745 hours.
The Bourdelle Museum in Paris showcases Pierre’s father’s...
05 July 2022
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) Celebrates 50th Anniversary
CVSR celebrates 50 years of excursions and memories on the rails
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Today the railroad announced the special anniversary and its plans for this year.
Founded in 1972 by Siegfried...
21 April 2022
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) Updates Mask Policy
CVSR will no longer require guests to wear masks while on the train or at boarding stations
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) announced today that they will no longer require masks on the train due to a recent federal...
19 April 2022
Nickel Plate Road Steam Locomotive No. 765 is a historic locomotive that once a year makes its way to the Cuyahoga Valley. Steam in the Valley is possible, thanks to our partners at Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society. This year Steam in the Valley will...
25 January 2022
Happy New Year! 2022 is shaping up to be an exciting year at the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad. Opening weekend is coming up quickly, with a fun-filled weekend starting Friday, January 21! The fun begins with the first ride of the season on the Cleveland...
19 January 2022
[caption id="attachment_20459" align="alignright" width="222"] The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad was the first eastern railroad company to operate dome cars like the one prominently featured in this holiday advertisement from the 1950s. Today the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad operates over a former B&O line.[/caption]
Trains and Christmas...
02 November 2021
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) Introduces North Pole Adventure
CVSR brings new Christmas Train, North Pole Adventure™ to the Cuyahoga Valley
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) announced today their new holiday program, North Pole Adventure™, presented by Meijer and b.a. Sweetie Candy Company. The North...
04 August 2021
Steam in the Valley Returns to the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
Historic steam locomotive no. 765 returns to the Cuyahoga Valley in September
[caption id="attachment_19618" align="aligncenter" width="440"] George Sillet[/caption]
The Nickel Plate Steam Locomotive no. 765 returns to Cuyahoga Valley for Steam in the Valley on September...
13 July 2021
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad honored Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s (CVNP) Past Superintendent, John P. Debo Jr. on June 18. Debo was CVNP’s Superintendent for 21 years. During his time working for the park, Debo made many contributions to the historic railroad and helped shape the...
23 June 2021